Microsoft Project Tutorial: Resource Management Using Microsoft Project

Resouce Management Model Example Microsoft Project 2007

Microsoft Project Tutorial: Learn how to apply Resource Management using Microsoft Project Download the sample MPP file for this tutorial I always enjoy reading emails from project managers who put Microsoft Project techniques into action.  I received an email from an employee at the United States Central Command asking about how to use Microsoft Project…

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Microsoft Project Tutorial: Import Excel Into Microsoft Project

how to eva in microsoft project

Microsoft Project Tutorial: Learn how to import an Excel into Microsoft Project If you’ve worked with external vendors for any length of time, I’m sure you’ve noticed the variety of formats vendors use for a project schedule.  In some cases, it is a formal MS Project schedule.  In other cases, it is a set of…

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Microsoft Project Tutorial: Network Sensitivity and the Critical Path

Network Sensitvity

If you’ve been studying the critical path methodology (CPM) and project schedule development, you may have heard the term network sensitivity. Without going into a lecture on constructing project networks with forward and backward passes, I’ll define sensitivity in simple terms. A project schedule is considered sensitive if the critical path will likely change during…

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Microsoft Project Tutorial: Export the Calendar View

MS Project Tutorial: Learn how export the calendar view Exporting the calendar view from Microsoft Project  to Microsoft Word is a simple task that is useful to communicate key timelines, activities and milestones. The process creates a GIF file that can be included in any Office document. Export Calendar Using MS Project 2010 To export…

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Microsoft Project Tutorial: Create Recurring Tasks

Recurring Task Ms Project Team Status Meeting

MS Project Tutorial: Should you use recurring tasks? I recently received an email regarding the use of recurring tasks in Microsoft Project. The question was “What are the pros and cons of using a recurring task in Microsoft Project versus scheduling individual tasks for a weekly status meeting?” My response was I don’t use them. …

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